A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (163 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 10:39:28 / January 24, 2018 @ 10:39 am. Exact location, longitude -149.2835° West, latitude 56.1661° North, depth = 20.03 km. Event id: us1000cf17. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18300136, us1000cf17. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.03 km (12 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:39:28 / 12:39 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one thousand, eight hundred and ninety, in the last 10 days one thousand, nine hundred and twenty-one, in the past 30 days one thousand, nine hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days one thousand, nine hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 262 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska.
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